PERINATAL OUTCOME IN PREECLAMPSIA

Yellamelli Megha Spandana
2021 PARIPEX INDIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH  
Preeclampsia is a disorder of pregnancy characterized by the onset of high blood pressure and often a significant amount of protein in the urine .When it arises , the condition begins after 20 weeks of pregnancy. Clinically , Preeclampsia presents as a new onset hypertension in a previously normotensive woman , with systolic and diastolic blood pressure readings of more than 140 and more than 90mmhg respectively on two separate occasions that are at least 6 hours apart together with proteinuria
more » ... er with proteinuria that develops after 20 weeks of gestation .Preeclampsia affects 5 to 7 percent of all pregnant women but is responsible for over 70,000 maternal deaths and 5000 foetal deaths worldwide every year .
doi:10.36106/pijr/3200699 fatcat:7y7wwc74j5cjnpwfnlja4gssmi